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1.5-hour Oxford University and Colleges Walking Tour

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1.5-hour Oxford University and Colleges Walking Tour

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icon1 hour 30 minutes  (Approx.)
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Oxford University is one of the world’s most famous universities and this 90-minute walking tour takes you behind the scenes of its historic colleges. Follow in the footsteps of alumni such as Stephen Hawking, Albert Einstein, and J.R.R. Tolkien; admire architectural landmarks such as Trinity College, New College and the Radcliffe Camera; and peek inside the colleges, chapels, and halls.
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Led by a local guide
  • All entrance fees included

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Food and drinks
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Departure Point

Broad St, Oxford OX1 3BH, UK

The tour begins outside the blue gates of Trinity College, which are on Broad Street, opposite Turl Street.

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Up to a mile (1½km) of walking is involved in total
  • Dress suitably for the weather
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Wheelchair accessibility: some parts of the tour may involve stairs where, due to the age of the buildings, there is no wheelchair access. There are also some uneven surfaces and curbs. If assistance is required, passenger must provide their own carer
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Oxford Walking Tours
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the social distancing policy during 1.5-hour Oxford University and Colleges Walking Tour?
A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
See all safety measures taken by 1.5-hour Oxford University and Colleges Walking Tour.
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during 1.5-hour Oxford University and Colleges Walking Tour?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
See all safety measures taken by 1.5-hour Oxford University and Colleges Walking Tour.

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A amazing tour
, Sep 2021
Was very good tour round collages learn a lot about Oxford love to see the collage cat a very nice tour
Learnt a lot about the...
, Sep 2021
Learnt a lot about the colleges, their history and how they operate. I felt however that a little more variation plus slightly more about the city as well as the university would have added something to the tour.
Excellent and informative
, Sep 2021
The tour guide was very knowledgable and I learnt lots of interesting history about Oxford. The tour was just the right length
1 traveler found this review helpful
Thoroughly enjoyed our...
, Aug 2021
Thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Simon. A great guide whose delivery and content was pitched perfectly for the group. Great job Simon!
, Aug 2021
We left on time, very informative and knowledgable guide. Good value for money and felt we weren’t rushed. Twenty people on the tour which is about the right number. Guide was animated and obviously proud of Oxford.
Excellent tour guide
, Jul 2021
Simon was a fantastic tour guide and he knows do much about the colleges and the history of Oxford. Having given us a superb 90 minute tour he then made some suggestions for the afternoon. This was especially brilliant as my mum is in a wheelchair and he had thought through things that we could do to really enjoy our time in Oxford. I would highly rate this trip and in particular Simon.
Rude Tour Guide
, Jun 2021
Although informative in places, the tour was an overall disappointing experience. Our tour guide was very rude to ourselves and other members of the party and we found him to be very condescending, even commenting to one individual that they “would never have gotten into Oxford” due to asking a valid question, in a way that couldn’t be misconstrued as humour. Details of departure need to be updated on the website as we were led to the wrong place to start the tour and we’re subsequently late. Should we visit Oxford again, which we hope to do, I will choose another tour as this was not an enjoyable experience and certainly not worth the fee.
1 traveler found this review helpful
Great experience.
, Jun 2021
Really enjoyed this tour, worth the money .The Tour guide made it an enjoyable experience , gave us a good overview and useful tips, whilst staying in Oxford.
Oxford University Tour Review
, Jun 2021
A fascinating tour of a most beautiful city - our guide was hugely knowledgable, patient and amiable
1 traveler found this review helpful
, Jun 2021
Simon our guide was informative, friendly and made the tour very enjoyable. Would throughly recommend to anyone visiting Oxford for the first time.

Product code: 52839P1

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